The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 482 471 435
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -36
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 158 172 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.38% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 100 80
Median daily rate £333 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £288 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £328 £331
% change year-on-year
-4.58% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 16
Median hourly rate £27.00 £11.00 £18.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.45% -39.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.08 £10.60 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £11.40 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £11.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+145.45% -58.49%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44001 44737 42259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.29% 79.69% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29186 28814 26448
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1047 1191 1229
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Knowledge Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 151 £330 -12.00% 28
North East -23 40 £260 -17.46% 2
Tyne and Wear -24 40 £260 -17.46% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 39 £260 -17.46% 2
London -18 34 £400 -5.04% 7
South East -42 26 £425 +34.92% 3
North West +3 23 £110 -68.57% 2
Berkshire +2 16 £360 -20.00%
South West +10 13 £325 -27.77% 5
Lancashire +8 12 £105 -64.88%
Cheshire -3 8 £350 -12.50%
Bristol +10 6 £330 +1.53% 4
Yorkshire -2 6 £350 +27.27% 4
Scotland -24 6 £375 +13.63% 1
Preston - 6 £95 -
East of England +14 5 £400 +46.78% 2
Glasgow 0 5 £375 +25.00% 1
Macclesfield - 5 £350 -
Buckinghamshire +2 4 £419 +69.19% 1
West Yorkshire +1 4 £400 +45.45% 2
Wiltshire -3 4 £230 -51.57%
Leeds -6 4 £400 +45.45% 2
City of London +19 3 £388 -8.82% 2
Milton Keynes +12 3 £419 +69.19% 1
Blackpool -2 3 £259 -
Newbury -3 3 £360 -4.00%
Middlesex -6 3 £550 +48.44%
Reading -8 3 £455 +1.11%
West Midlands -22 3 £375 -10.71% 1
Corsham - 3 £230 -

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 76 (28.79%) ITIL
2 61 (23.11%) Security Cleared
3 59 (22.35%) HP
4 52 (19.70%) Incident Management
5 51 (19.32%) Windows
6 50 (18.94%) SharePoint
7 49 (18.56%) SC Cleared
7 49 (18.56%) Problem Management
8 47 (17.80%) Project Management
8 47 (17.80%) Microsoft
9 44 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 44 (16.67%) Change Management
9 44 (16.67%) Finance
10 40 (15.15%) SQL
11 39 (14.77%) Active Directory
12 37 (14.02%) MS Excel
13 34 (12.88%) SLA
13 34 (12.88%) Migration
14 31 (11.74%) VMware
14 31 (11.74%) Test Scripting
14 31 (11.74%) Degree
15 30 (11.36%) Automated Testing
16 28 (10.61%) CMDB
16 28 (10.61%) Oracle
16 28 (10.61%) Test Strategy
17 27 (10.23%) ITIL V3
17 27 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (9.85%) Risk Analysis
18 26 (9.85%) CRM
18 26 (9.85%) Management Information System

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (18.94%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.41%) Apache
2 9 (3.41%) IIS
3 7 (2.65%) IBM Notes
4 6 (2.27%) CMS
5 5 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.14%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.14%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.76%) CICS
8 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.76%) JBoss
8 2 (0.76%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.76%) SAP Portal
8 2 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.38%) Confluence
9 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 37 (14.02%) MS Excel
2 23 (8.71%) MS Office
3 12 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.79%) Photoshop
5 9 (3.41%) MS Project
6 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.52%) Remedy AR System
4 3 (1.14%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.76%) assyst
5 2 (0.76%) KANA IQ
5 2 (0.76%) Magento
5 2 (0.76%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.38%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.38%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.68%) Office 365
2 8 (3.03%) Yammer
3 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.52%) SaaS
4 3 (1.14%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.38%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.44%) DHCP
1 17 (6.44%) DNS
2 11 (4.17%) Intranet
3 10 (3.79%) Internet
4 9 (3.41%) Firewall
5 8 (3.03%) CTI
6 7 (2.65%) SAN
7 5 (1.89%) LDAP
8 3 (1.14%) SSL
9 2 (0.76%) LAN
9 2 (0.76%) MVNO
9 2 (0.76%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.76%) Value-Added Service
9 2 (0.76%) VoIP
9 2 (0.76%) VPN
9 2 (0.76%) WAN
10 1 (0.38%) Telepresence
10 1 (0.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.41%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.14%) DB2
4 3 (1.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.76%) Big Data
5 2 (0.76%) GIS
5 2 (0.76%) MaxDB
5 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.76%) MySQL
5 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.76%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.76%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.38%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.38%) QlikView
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 9 (3.41%) HP UFT
2 7 (2.65%) MSI
2 7 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.14%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.76%) CaliberRM
4 2 (0.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.76%) JIRA
4 2 (0.76%) NWDI
4 2 (0.76%) NWDS
5 1 (0.38%) Grunt
5 1 (0.38%) gulp
5 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.38%) Maven
5 1 (0.38%) Protractor
5 1 (0.38%) Subversion
5 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (16.67%) Finance
2 14 (5.30%) Marketing
3 10 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.41%) Banking
5 8 (3.03%) Publishing
6 7 (2.65%) Retail
7 6 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.76%) Advertising
9 2 (0.76%) Back Office
9 2 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.76%) Law
9 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
10 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.38%) German Language
10 1 (0.38%) International Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (18.18%) Analyst
2 26 (9.85%) Developer
3 18 (6.82%) Architect
4 15 (5.68%) Tester
5 14 (5.30%) Test Analyst
6 13 (4.92%) Business Analyst
6 13 (4.92%) Consultant
6 13 (4.92%) Service Analyst
7 12 (4.55%) Coordinator
7 12 (4.55%) Incident Coordinator
7 12 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 12 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 9 (3.41%) Administrator
9 8 (3.03%) SharePoint Specialist
9 8 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (3.03%) Test Manager
10 7 (2.65%) Knowledge Manager
10 7 (2.65%) Technical Leader
10 7 (2.65%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.47%) HTML
2 15 (5.68%) .NET
2 15 (5.68%) Web Services
3 12 (4.55%) Middleware
4 9 (3.41%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.41%) CSS
5 7 (2.65%) Ajax
6 5 (1.89%) XML
7 4 (1.52%) J2EE
7 4 (1.52%) REST
8 3 (1.14%) CSS3
8 3 (1.14%) EJB
8 3 (1.14%) HTML5
8 3 (1.14%) JDBC
8 3 (1.14%) jQuery
8 3 (1.14%) Regular Expression
8 3 (1.14%) Sass
8 3 (1.14%) SOAP
9 2 (0.76%) ISPF
9 2 (0.76%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.61%) CMDB
2 26 (9.85%) Management Information System
3 23 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.41%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.41%) Mainframe
4 9 (3.41%) Replication
4 9 (3.41%) Social Media
4 9 (3.41%) Virtual Team
5 8 (3.03%) Graphic Design
5 8 (3.03%) Wiki
6 7 (2.65%) Clustering
7 6 (2.27%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.89%) IVR
9 4 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.52%) User Experience
10 3 (1.14%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.14%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.14%) Life Science
11 2 (0.76%) PKI
11 2 (0.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 51 (19.32%) Windows
2 23 (8.71%) Unix
3 20 (7.58%) Windows Server
4 16 (6.06%) Linux
5 14 (5.30%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.03%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.89%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.52%) VME
9 3 (1.14%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.76%) AIX
10 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.76%) MVS
10 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.76%) zOS
11 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (28.79%) ITIL
2 52 (19.70%) Incident Management
3 49 (18.56%) Problem Management
4 47 (17.80%) Project Management
5 44 (16.67%) Change Management
5 44 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 34 (12.88%) Migration
7 31 (11.74%) Test Scripting
8 30 (11.36%) Automated Testing
9 28 (10.61%) Test Strategy
10 27 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (10.23%) ITIL V3
11 26 (9.85%) CRM
11 26 (9.85%) Risk Analysis
11 26 (9.85%) Service Management
12 24 (9.09%) ITSM
12 24 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
12 24 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (8.71%) Test Automation
14 20 (7.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (15.15%) SQL
2 18 (6.82%) JavaScript
3 13 (4.92%) C#
4 11 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.79%) Java
6 7 (2.65%) Perl
6 7 (2.65%) Python
6 7 (2.65%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.89%) VB
7 5 (1.89%) XAML
8 4 (1.52%) COBOL
9 3 (1.14%) PHP
10 2 (0.76%) ABAP
10 2 (0.76%) JCL
11 1 (0.38%) C
11 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.38%) Ruby
11 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (23.11%) Security Cleared
2 49 (18.56%) SC Cleared
3 31 (11.74%) Degree
4 16 (6.06%) ISTQB
5 14 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (4.55%) ISEB
6 12 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (4.17%) DV Cleared
8 8 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (2.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (1.14%) BC Cleared
10 3 (1.14%) MCITP
10 3 (1.14%) MCSA
10 3 (1.14%) MCSE
11 2 (0.76%) SAP Certification
12 1 (0.38%) CCNA
12 1 (0.38%) CCNP
12 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.88%) SLA
2 15 (5.68%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.79%) QA
4 3 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.76%) GxP
5 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.38%) ISO22301
System Software
1 39 (14.77%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.03%) vSphere
4 7 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (2.65%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.76%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 17 (6.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 16 (6.06%) SCCM
3 13 (4.92%) SCOM
4 10 (3.79%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (2.65%) OpenView
5 7 (2.65%) Perfmon
6 5 (1.89%) HP SIM
7 3 (1.14%) Puppet
8 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.76%) SCSM
8 2 (0.76%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 59 (22.35%) HP
2 47 (17.80%) Microsoft
3 31 (11.74%) VMware
4 28 (10.61%) Oracle
5 21 (7.95%) ServiceNow
6 14 (5.30%) BMC
7 13 (4.92%) Remedy
8 12 (4.55%) Citrix
9 9 (3.41%) SAP
10 8 (3.03%) Cisco
10 8 (3.03%) Lotus
11 4 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.52%) Splunk
12 3 (1.14%) Dell
12 3 (1.14%) ICL
13 2 (0.76%) Apple
13 2 (0.76%) ATG
13 2 (0.76%) Huawei
13 2 (0.76%) IBM
13 2 (0.76%) Sybase
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £600 to £690 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375.00 - £412.50 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago